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Can rats swim from sewers into toilets? : and other questions about your home

Behnke, Alison.(Author).
Thompson, Colin W.,(illustrator.).

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  • ISBN: 0761349146
  • ISBN: 9780761349143 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 40 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Lerner Publications, [2011]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 39) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Can a ceiling fan chop off your head? -- Does Minute Rice really cook in a minute? -- Does flushing the toilet spray water around the bathroom? -- Is it true that for every cockroach you see, there are hundreds more that you don't see? -- Can rats swim from sewers into toilets? -- Is it dangerous to talk on the telephone or take a shower during a thunderstorm? -- Can freezers burn your food? -- Do air fresheners really get rid of bad smells? -- When appliances are turned off, are they still using electricity? -- Is it true that a watched pot never boils? -- Does a dishwasher use more water than washing dishes by hand? -- Is it dangerous to stand in front of a running microwave oven? -- Can oil-soaked rags burst into flames in a garage? -- Do cast-iron pans add valuable nutrition to your food? -- Is a full refrigerator more efficient than an empty one? -- Is Betty Crocker a real person? -- Does the smell of a house cat scare away mice? -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.: Presents answers to seventeen questions about common sayings or beliefs about the home, discussing whether Minute Rice really cooks in a minute, if a watched pot never boils, and whether Betty Crocker is a real person.
Target Audience Note:
5.1 Follett Library Resources
3-6 Follett Library Resources
IG 840 Lexile.
Subject: Curiosities and wonders
Household pests Miscellanea
Home economics Micellanea
Curiosities and wonders
Household pests Miscellanea
Housekeeping Miscellanea
Curiosities and wonders Juvenile literature
Household pests Miscellanea Juvenile literature
Housekeeping Miscellanea Juvenile literature

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